The theme "We Are Singapore", celebrates our people, our nation and our home.

"But whatever it is, ultimately the result that we want - and I am sure you must want this - is to produce a community that feels together. You know, on certain things it responds together: this is my country, this is my flag; this is my President; this is my future. I am going to protect it."

Mr Lee Kuan Yew

29 August, 1966